Google has announced its latest API with a haiku of all things:
New admin tool dawns
Settings change like the seasons
For hosted email
That's from Andrew Olsen of the Google Apps team, announcing the Google Email Settings API, which allows IT administrators at organizations that use the Gmail-based Google Apps hosted webmail solution to "programmatically update Gmail settings for their users in bulk by making requests to a GData feed." Previously, settings could only be changed manually, on an account-by-account basis.
Email and data security firm Mimecast Limited has officially launched an API and developer portal. Using the Mimecast API, Mimecast customers can programmatically configure and manage their Mimecast services, download gateway and security log file data and track email messages.
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